Opium movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant opium movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, melancholic, captivating and sexy films and TV shows about / with opium, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, violence, betrayal, female nudity, drugs, murder, death and blood plots mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
opium movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as opium: 6.5 Toman Per Meter (2019), Pandemonium (2000), Shanghai Surprise (1986), Wild Bill (1995), Tokyo Decadence (1992), The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966), Once Upon a Time in America (1984), The Last Emperor (1987), Temptress Moon (1996), Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016).

List of opium movies

6.5 Toman Per Meter (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The story of the six-and-a-half story narrative search for the anti-drug police is to find the great glass dealer in the capital.
Style: disturbing, tense, intense, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: lawyer, suicide attempt, capitalism, death sentence, cheating, smuggler, brutality, iranian, police station, terrorism, drugs, prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tehran iran, iran
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Pandemonium (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set in England during the early 19th century, Pandaemonium evokes late-1960s America in its depiction of the relationship between Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Linus Roach) and William Wordsworth (John Hannah). Instead of going to Vietnam, Wordsworth ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: friendship, politics, betrayal, drug abuse, addiction, prodigy, tragic love, writer's life, tragic hero, lifestyle, rise and fall, life is a bitch ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1800s
Place: england, france, europe
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Shanghai Surprise (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, road movie, romantic ...
Plot: american abroad, adventure, adventurer, partners, drug dealing, romance, dishonesty, unlikely partners, cons and scams, foot chase, opium, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, year 1937, 1930s
Place: china, shanghai, asia, shanghai china, argentina
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Wild Bill (1995)
Genre: Action, Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock. The early career of legendary lawman is telescoped and culminates in his relocation in Deadwood and a reunion with Calamity Jane.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, heroes, old west, gunfight, vengeance, crimes, criminal heroes, legends and myths, unfulfillment, gambling, opium, loss of eyesight ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, 80s
Place: south dakota, california, texas
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Tokyo Decadence (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of appeasement for the fact that her lover has married.
Style: erotic, tense, surreal, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: bdsm, sex, prostitute, sexual abuse, sexual relations, gangsters, downfall, life is a bitch, rescue, true love, destructive relationship, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, mount fuji, california
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The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Austria, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In an attempt to stem the heroin trade from Iran, a group of narcotics agents working for the UN inject a radioactive compound into a seized shipment of opium, in the hopes that it will lead them to the main heroin distributor in Europe. Along the ...
Plot: opium, international, heroin, brandy, champagne, secret agent, drug smuggling, smuggling, geiger counter, un, secret agents, yacht ...
Place: monte carlo, tehran iran, iran, naples italy, geneva switzerland ...
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Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 229 min.
Story: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.
Style: epic, melancholic, atmospheric, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, rape, corruption, crimes, friendship, criminal heroes, gangster, torture, murder, prohibition, rise and fall ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, miami
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The Last Emperor (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation ...
Style: epic, emotional, non-linear, serious, realistic ...
Plot: emperor, suicide attempt, communism, world war two, arranged marriage, childhood, teacher, breast feeding, divorce, empress, arson, confession ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 50s, 1910s ...
Place: china, asia, beijing china, japan
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Temptress Moon (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Set in the decadent 1920s, Temptress Moon tells the very complicated story of a wealthy family living on the outskirts of Shanghai. Their youngest daughter, Ruyi, is brought up as a servant to her opium-addicted father and brother. Meanwhile, her ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, family relations, blackmail, opium, addiction, power relations, couples, rise and fall, dishonesty, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: china, shanghai, asia, tokyo, japan ...
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: intense, exciting, suspense, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug smuggling, false accusations, conspiracy, chase, corruption, assassination, military, vigilante, prison escape, hitman, brutality, fight ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, afghanistan, washington d.c., alabama
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Kung Fu Killer (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: China is in unrest, as the Republic falls prey to Warlords like Kahn Xin, who holds an entire province hostage to the opium trade—and destroys all who oppose him. Only the revered Wudang monks dare stand in Kahn’s way in order to protect the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, escapades, track down, tough heroes, rivalry, crimes, race against time, duel, danger, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: china, asia
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Sax Rohmer's The Castle of Fu Manchu (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Horror
Country: UK, West Germany, Italy, Spain, Liechtenstein, Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The evil mastermind Fu Manchu plots his latest scheme to basically freeze over the Earth's oceans with his diabolical new device. Opposing him is his arch-nemesis, Interpol's very British Dr. Nayland Smith.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interpol, heroes, rivalry, mad scientist, imaginary, adventure, secret agents, crimes, undercover, kidnapping, uninhibited rivalry, destiny ...
Time: 60s
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Blind Woman's Curse (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Akemi is a dragon tattooed leader of the Tachibana Yakuza clan. In a duel with a rival gang Akemi slashes the eyes of an opponent and a black cat appears, to lap the blood from the gushing wound. The cat along with the eye-victim go on to pursue ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, yakuza, black cat, sword fight, lone wolves, criminal's revenge, samurai, gang, deadly, master warrior, master and servant ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, asia
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Gothic (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 1816. A sprawling villa in Switzerland is the setting for a stormy night of madness. On this night of the "Haunted Summer," five famous friends gather around an ancient skull to conjure up their darkest fears. Poets Lord ...
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, psychological, psychedelic ...
Plot: surrealism, seance, mystery, insanity, mind game, supernatural, ghost, hallucination, drugs, woman in danger, demon, brutality ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
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Easy Rider (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on a collision course with small-town prejudices.
Style: psychedelic, road movie, realistic, avant garde, atmospheric ...
Plot: hippie, lsd, motorcycle, friendship, on the road, anti heroes, hitchhiker, rebelliousness, biker, marijuana, existentialism, americana ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969, 70s
Place: usa, new orleans, arizona, los angeles, louisiana ...
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Sidewalks of Bangkok (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Adventure, crime and mystery combine with comic book dialogue and some sadistic sex for good measure. Playfully perverse, pistol-packing fun with Yoko and the alluring Francoise Blanchard.
Plot: stripper, bondage, opium, sex on couch, spy, voyeurism, weapon of mass destruction, cell phone, sadism, topless woman, shooting, hung by wrists ...
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In the Fade (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Katja's life collapses after a senseless act impacts her life. After a time of mourning and injustice, she seeks revenge.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: suspect, racism, revenge, terrorist bombing, marijuana, investigation, father in law daughter in law relationship, conspiracy, husband wife relationship, pursuit, marriage, promise ...
Time: year 2016, year 2013
Place: germany, greece, turkey, hamburg germany
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Primary Target (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Action movie directed by Clark Henderson.
Plot: smuggling, massacre, rescue mission, shot to death, murder, dead children, dead child, child execution, atrocity, opium, mass child killing, vietnam war veteran ...
Place: thailand, southeast asia, laos, usa
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1898. Our Last Men in the Philippines (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Spanish troops in the Philippines Have to fight for their lives as they are forgot by the Spanish Empire
Plot: siege, church, military, hallucination, paranoia, desertion, jungle, disease, tribute, respect, rain forest, drugs ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: the philippines, spain, usa, southeast asia, asia ...
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From the Land of the Moon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An adaptation of Milena Agus' eponymous novel set after WWII, "Mal de Pierres" ("Mal di Pietre") spans 20 years, following the destiny of a passionate, free-spirited woman who is in a loveless marriage and falls for another ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, sexy, suspense, tense
Plot: provence, female protagonist, post world war two, marriage of convenience, love, husband wife relationship, war veteran, loveless marriage, lipstick, marriage, female nudity, pregnancy ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: south of france, alps, france
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Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra. Unaware of the seismic effect it will have on their relationship, they invite their pretty neighbor into their bed.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexuality, explicit sex, sex, swinger couple, erotica, threesome, sex scene, female full frontal nudity, erection, breasts, love triangle, ejaculation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france, europe, tokyo, russia
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Bone Tomahawk (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: During a shootout in a saloon, Sheriff Hunt injures a suspicious stranger. One of the villagers takes care of him in prison. One day they both disappear – only the spear of a cannibal tribe is found. Hunt and a few of his men go in search of the ...
Style: brutal, scary, bleak, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: native american, violence, prisoner, survival, murder, sheriff, rescue, brutality, wilderness, civil war veteran, violent, redemption ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
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The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The film begins in 1857, when India was ruled by the British East India Company. Mangal Pandey is a sepoy, a soldier of Indian origin, in the army of the East India Company. Pandey is fighting in the Anglo-Afghan Wars and saves the life of his ...
Style: epic, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: rebellion, betrayal, militant, military life, rebelliousness, fighting the system, leadership, rivalry, intrigue, state affairs, society, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1800s
Place: india, asia, afghanistan
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Sex and Zen (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk. He encounters the Flying Thief, who agrees to help him find women, but only if he attains a penis as ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, voyeurism, obsession, transplant, prostitute, transsexual, sexual abuse, dishonesty, lifestyle, unfulfillment ...
Time: 17th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, ancient china, tokyo
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Tai Chi II (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young Tai Chi master fights Opium smugglers with the aid of his powerful braid while wooing a girl.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rebellion, tai chi, undercover, danger, rivalry, escapades, heroes, drug dealing, adventure, daring rescue, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong, asia
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The Opium War (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 153 min.
Story: The story of the Opium War between China, in the waning days of the Qing Dynasty, and the British Empire, in the 1830s, and the subsequent takeover of Hong Kong by Britain; through the eyes of the key figures, fiercely nationalistic Lin Zexu, and ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: battles, british empire, political intrigue, wartime life, international crisis, revolution, military, rebellion, society, leadership, state affairs, war ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1830s, victorian era
Place: asia, china, hong kong, east asia, england
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Haunted Summer (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Authors Lord Byron, Mary Shelley (née Godwin) and Percy Shelley get together for some philosophical discussions, but the situation soon deteriorates into mind games, drugs, and sex. It is a fictionalization of the summer that Lord Byron and the ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, gothic ...
Plot: mutant, couples, mad scientist, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, manipulation, drug abuse, romance, manipulations, gays and lesbians, writer's life, mind game ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: italy, europe
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The Virgin of Lust (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 151 min.
Story: In Vera Cruz in the 1940s, Nacho, an Indian, waits tables at Don Lázaro's café at Hotel Ofélia. He falls for Lola, an opium-addicted, alcoholic whore who's hopelessly in love with Gardenia Wilson, a masked wrestler who slept with her ...
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: prostitute, obsession, femme fatale, love triangle, destructive relationship, tragic love, addiction, power relations, lifestyle, life is a bitch, drug abuse, male female relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mexico, latin america
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The Children of the Century (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: True tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th Century, novelist George Sand and poet Alfred de Musset. But their affair falls apart during an excursion to Venice, Italy where Musset is distracted by drugs and ...
Style: sexy, stylized, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, destructive relationship, feminism, forbidden love, infidelity, sexuality, sex, writer's life, gender bending, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: venice, italy, paris france, europe, france ...
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Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Up the Himalayas... Up the Yang-tze... Up in a balloon... Up-stage with a stripper... Up-town in Hong Kong... You can't keep a great adventurer down
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, cult film
Plot: on the run, adventure, danger, goofy hero, disorder, dull life, on the road, love and romance, assassination attempt, crimes, escapades, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: nepal, asia, himalaya, hong kong, india
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